My Best Friend’s Wedding: The Gay Has Arrived

Heading into my best friend Tinker’s wedding last Friday, I didn’t know what I expected. I was JUST A GUEST at my best friend’s wedding, and I didn’t know how to take it. To say the very least, I was extremely pissed that I wasn’t part of the wedding party. I’m closer to the bride, but…

There’s One In Every Family: Story of the Flaming Duck

The “G” Word In August, my cousin Cici is getting married. Now, a steady stream of gossip flows throughout the extended family on an off-season, but when funerals and weddings are in the midst, the gossip increases tenfold. There’s speculation, questions, feelings and history that must be taken into account as the gossip flourishes to…

Autism Awareness Month: “Autism in Love”

Sorry that I have been MIA for a while. From December to March, I had been on holiday in Europe. I was mostly with Perseus and his family, but did travel around a bit as well. My travels will be documented in another post sometime. April is Autism Awareness Month, and in being so, Netflix…

Blog Short: The Reluctance of Saying “Yes”

The Story of Boob My BFF Boob has been engaged for over a year with her live-in boyfriend, Adam. They had moved away together after graduating college to Indianapolis and had decent jobs there and felt comfortable with each other to the point of even getting a dog together. I never met the guy, but…

June 26: The Gay Holy Day (And My Birthday) #LoveWins

The News As the entire gay community knows, on the 26th of June 2015, the Supreme Court had a 5-4 ruling in favor for the right of same-sex marriage across the country. It literally broke the internet on all formats and mediums. One of the first public posting on Facebook I saw was the Human…

What’s Your Number: Does Your Lover Count Matter?

Anna Faris and Chris Evans star in the 2011 film What’s Your Number?. Above is a trailer that practically tells you the whole story, as well as how star-studded the cast is! The list includes Andy Samberg, Martin Freeman, Dave Annabelle, Zachary Quinto, and Chris Pratt. But as lush as the male lineup is, the subject…

Stop Being Awkward!: Diary of An Aspie-Lover

Every Wednesday, I drive my sister Rose and nephews to the public library. The closest library is not even a 5-minute drive from the house, so it’s not a strenuous act of kindness from my part. On one Wednesday, we didn’t get a chance to go to the library earlier in the day so we…

You Don’t Even Go Here: Throwing Massive Shade At Church

A prime place to people watch is at Church. Despite accepting people from all walks of life and preaching that God is the only One that will judge you in your afterlife, there’s a lot of shade being thrown in Church to those who aren’t comformitive or a bit odd. Me, being a gay Catholic,…

Did Someone Order A Bride: My Brother’s Obsession With Marriage

“So wedding preparations are going well.” “Who’s?” “Mine.” And that’s how my brother told my father he proposed to his girlfriend. Joey’s first wife was a tallish Asian girl who my father’s cousin introduced to him nearly a decade ago. She had a pretty face, in shape, talentless and as dumb as bricks. Once, she failed…

Inter-Class Collision: Now That’s Entertainment!

The Media Jessi Streib had written an opinion piece for the Washington Post’s website on 26 March 2015, entitled For richer or poorer: The challenges of marrying outside your class. Professor Streib has an impressive CV that shows she had spent at least 11 years in university to conclusively obtain her Ph. D in Sociology, a subject she’s…

Being Gay Doesn’t Pay: Does Indiana’s RFRA Discriminate?

First Impression Media On 26 March 2015, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA). The Huffington Post states that the legislation “could legalise discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals.” MANY spoke out against the bill, which The Advocate and Indy Star both informed. Some notable figures are: Additionally, representatives to larger bodies…

Dogma&Gaybana: Italian D&G’s Traditional “Crusade” on Gay Families

The Media Listed as 5th and 6th Richest LGBT People of 2015 at $1.7 billion each, Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce are under fire from the gay media for their comments about ‘non-traditional families,’ Gabbana, age 52, and Dolce, 56, spoke to the Italian news magazine Panorama (link translated via Google Translation) for their 12 March 2015 edition,…